Workers struggle as real wages decline

Workers struggle as real wages decline

Read the new report from Mass Budget and Policy Center:  The State of Working Massachusetts  2013 is coming to a close, and while our state economy has continued to grow, the poverty rate remains stubbornly
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Coats for Kids 2017

In partnership with Anton's Cleaners, Community Teamwork is pleased to announce that families can pick up clean, gently used coats every starting in December (and through January) at Saint Anne's Church, 10 Kirk Street (the
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Dangerous and Toxic Toys to Avoid this Holiday Season

Community Teamwork's Children Corner hosted this year's public announcement by the Massachusetts PIRG's (Public Interest Research Group) of dangerous and toxic toys people should avoid this holiday season.  PIRG spokesman Matthew Wellington, referring to the group's newly
Toys for Tots

Toys for Tots

The 2013 Applications for Community Teamwork Clients are available now through the department that you normally work with. Ask for an application and complete it, and return it to the person you normally work with, on
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YouthBuild Rehabilitates Dracut Home, Restores Neighborhood

Community Teamwork’s YouthBuild staff and students hosted a ribbon-cutting Thursday, November 14th, 2013 to showcase their newly rehabilitated home at 32 Dana Court in Dracut. In rehabbing the home, students worked alongside licensed professionals in various
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Median Income in Lowell Plummets as Poverty Rises

Associated Press Reports on New Poverty Measure The U.S. Census Bureau released new poverty data this week.  Based on a revised formula that considers not only income but also benefits and expenses, more people are
Number of homeless children rising in MA schools

Number of homeless children rising in MA schools

Education Department Releases Numbers on Homeless Youth In Massachusetts, the public schools identified more than 15,000 homeless children attending classes during the 2011-2012 school year.  This number represents a 15% increase in the number of
New Community Teamwork Video!

New Community Teamwork Video!

Learn about Community Teamwork from those who know us best. We partnered with our terrific web development team to capture the heart of Community Teamwork through the eyes of our staff and those we serve.
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Housing Consumer Education Center Financial Assistance Workshop

Housing Consumer Education Center Financial Assistance/SMART Tenant  Workshop Are you homeless and need financial assistance to be rehoused? Do you need some help finding and apartment? This ONE HOUR workshop will provide a brief overview
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Lowell FOOD DAY Screening of “A Place at the Table”!

Join us at 4pm on Tuesday, October 22 for a visit and presentation from the Commissioner for the Massachusetts Dept of Agricultural Resources, and the Northeast Regional Administrator of the USDA. Film Starts at 5pm.